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Conditions of Parole

We've received a few questions asking about the different conditions that can be placed on a person when they are released on parole. Keep in mind that each case is different and there can be other, case specific conditions than the ones listed below.   Below is a list of the standard conditions of parole.  We cannot answer specifically what conditions apply to a parolee because each case is different.   However, the list should provide a general idea of the typical parole conditions: Report regularly to parole officer; ObtainRead More

Further Developments on Parolees with Sex Offender Conditions (who aren’t sex offenders)

As we mentioned in a previous article, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals ruled that the parole officers could't just place a "sex offender" tag and conditions on parolees without a hearing on whether or not they were justified. Although the case itself didn't get as much attention as it deserved, the media is now reporting that the parole officials have started removing the "Special Condition X" (obviously some of the parole people watch too much television) from parolees who did not get a chance to fight against that designationRead More